Welcome to the NEC Financial Aid Office! Richard Svoboda

The role of the Financial Aid Office at New England Conservatory is to offer assistance to current and prospective students with regard to financing their education. The NEC Financial Aid staff is committed to providing students with the information needed to make informed decisions about financing programs at NEC. The Financial Aid Office

  • awards financial aid—including loans, grants, and scholarships—to eligible students and transmits this aid to the NEC Business Office
  • works with students and parents to resolve balances owed on student accounts and authorizes refunds where applicable
  • administers the campus' student employment program in conjunction with the Payroll Office


The New England Conservatory of Music does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or veteran status in the administration of its educational policies, admission policies, employment policies, scholarship and loan programs, or other Conservatory-sponsored activities.


NEC Update January 26
Due to the weather emergency, NEC will close at 7:00 PM today, Monday, January 26 and remain closed through Tuesday, January 27. All concerts, rehearsals, and classes are cancelled for both days. All buildings are closed.